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Yukon region. Tributaries and Yukon River.

Ed notes:
1. This post describes Routes that start on tributaries of the Yukon River; most of these Routes continue on the Yukon River itself.
2. Links to Routes in other regions are provided at
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 21&t=35797
3. Routes exclusively on the Yukon River are described at
http://myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtopic.php?f=121&t=41207

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Coverage.
Waters of the Yukon River and its basin, with the exception noted below.

Explicit inclusions.
Donjek River, Hess River, Klondike River, Kluane River, Koidern River, Kusawa River, Lapie River, MacMillan River and South Macmillan River, McQuesten River, Morley River, Nisutlin River, Pelly River, Primrose River, Rose River, Ross River, Big Salmon River, Little Salmon River, Stewart River, Teslin River, Wheaton River, White River, Wolf River, Yukon River.

Explicit exclusion.
Porcupine River and its basin (including the Bell River, Little Bell River and Eagle River); these waters enter the Yukon River in Alaska. The corresponding Route entries are posted in the North region, at
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 21&t=42082

Southern Lakes. Information.
Ed notes:
1. Most of this paragraph is posted also in BC, at
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 05&t=39333
2. Not enough of Atlin Lake lies in YT to justify posting an entry here. Please consult instead the above post in British Columbia Routes.
3. Bennett and Tagish Lakes lie partly in BC and partly in YT; Marsh Lake lies entirely in YT.
4. Link to Travel Yukon.
http://travelyukon.com/about-yukon/yuko ... -and-atlin
Bennett Lake.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bennett_Lake
http://www.yukoneh.com/southlakes/carcross/bennett.htm
http://www.postalmuseum.si.edu/gold/bennett.html
http://www.wpyr.com/explore/bennett.html
http://www.wpyr.com/yukonadventure.html
https://www.google.ca/search?q=bennett+ ... 66&bih=675
etc.
Marsh Lake (lake and settlement).
Lake.
http://www.southernlakesyukon.com/marshlake.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marsh_Lake
http://www.marshlakeyukon.net/
Settlement.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marsh_Lake,_Yukon
Images.
https://www.google.ca/search?q=marsh+La ... 66&bih=675
etc.
Tagish Lake.
http://southernlakesyukon.com/tagish.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tagish_Lake
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZqOHI_r_7cw
https://www.google.com/search?q=tagish+ ... 66&bih=675
etc.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Bennett Lake, Marsh Lake and Tagish Lake. Notes.
Ed note: Posted also in BC.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Paddling: Bennett Lake, Tagish Lake, Marsh Lake (north of Tagish) and Taku Arm of Tagish Lake.
Ed note: Tutshi Lake (in BC, not mentioned; access from Klondike Highway?) is part of the lake complex.
Access to the lake complex: Bennett BC (by RR), Carcross YT, Tagish YT, points on Klondike Highway, points on Alaska Highway.
Title at source: Southern Lakes.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Big Salmon River. Information and Features.
Caution: The Big Salmon changes course frequently, creating hazards.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Salmon ... 28Yukon%29
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QEbS8DU49j8
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ycYUno2P1aI
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lhla2smyvM
etc.
https://www.google.com/search?q=big+sal ... 66&bih=675
Features.
Quiet Lake (off Canol Road, by road from Whitehorse), Sandy Lake, Big Salmon Lake, Big Salmon River,
creek confluences (Caribou, Scurvy, Sheep, Moose, Bat, Souch, Dycer), South Big Salmon River confluence, Teraktu Creek confluence, North Big Salmon River confluence, creek confluences (Headless, Illusion), Yukon River junction, with settlement of Big Salmon River just downstream.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Big Salmon River. Quiet Lake to the Yukon River. Guide.
Ed note: Not read; believed to be a Guide.
Karpes, Gus. Exploring the Big Salmon River; Quiet Lake to the Yukon River. Hancock House, Surrey (1998).
Karpes, Gus. Der Big Salmon River. Quiet Lake bis Yukon River. (1995). Available (in German) at
http://www.kanuverlag.de/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Big Salmon River. Guide.
Ed note: Not read; believed to be a Guide.
Rourke, Mike. Rivers North Publications, Houston (1996).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Big Salmon River. Quiet Lake to Yukon River junction. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Quiet Lake, Big Salmon River Features, Yukon River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Big Salmon River and Yukon River. Quiet Lake to highway above Carmacks. Online, Journal.
Ed note: Link is dead; I’m trying to replace it.
Author: Hank Hays.
Ed note: The report is from 1997 and the logistical information is possibly outdated.
http://www.canoebase.com/bsy/index.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Big Salmon River and Yukon River. Quiet Lake to Dawson. Online, Journal.
Author: Robert Pavlis.
Report.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/bigs ... eport.html
Comment by erich at CCR.
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 11&t=31911
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Big Salmon River and Yukon River. Quiet Lake to Carmacks. Online, Journal, Photos.
Author: Nestor Lewyckyj.
Title at source: Canoeing the Big Salmon River in the Yukon, 2009.
http://www.lewyckyj.com/Nestor%20Rostys ... 202009.htm
Photos.
http://lewyckyj.com/Nestor%20Rostyslaw% ... 202009.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Big Salmon River and Yukon River. Quiet Lake to Dawson. Online, Notes, Photos.
Author: Christian Roux.
http://translate.google.com/#fr|en|
http://www.cgrizz.com/bsalmon/bsal0.htm
http://www.cgrizz.com/bsalmon/yallerbsal.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Big Salmon River and Yukon River. Quiet Lake to Minto. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: Private site.
Author: Claus Gregor.
Route description: Quiet Lake by shuttle (Canol Road) from Whitehorse, Big Salmon River Features, Yukon River junction and Features, Minto.
http://www.claus-gregor.de/privhome/big_salmon.htm
http://www.claus-gregor.de/privhome/yukon.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Donjek River. Information.
Ed note: Tributary of the White River; perhaps also the Donyek River.
Donjek hiking route.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/yt/kluane ... /a/xv.aspx
Images.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/auvet/7617665390/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/auvet/7617664930/
https://www.google.com/search?q=donjek+ ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Donjek River. Alaska Highway to White River junction. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Alaska Highway, Donjek River, Kluane River confluence, creek confluences (Mackinnon, Grayling, Wellesley), Nisling River confluence, creek confluences (Dip, Doyle, Tom), White River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Hess River. Information and Features.
Ed note: Tributary of the Stewart River; significant ww river.
Images.
https://www.google.com/search?q=hess+ri ... 66&bih=675
Features.
Porter (not Potter) Lake, Hess River, creek confluences (Hawthorne, Keele, Elmer, Emerald), Rogue River confluence, creek confluences (Canoe, Pleasant), Stewart River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Hess River. Porter Lake to Stewart River junction. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Klondike River. Information.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klondike_River
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/top ... dike-River
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klondike_Gold_Rush
http://explorenorth.com/library/history ... ke98-1.htm
https://www.google.com/search?q=Klondik ... 66&bih=675
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lCbxbUIA0tI
Water Office Canada. Klondike River above Bonanza Creek.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=09EA003
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Klondike River. Dempster Highway bridge to Yukon River at Dawson. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Dempster Highway bridge 9 (< 1 km east of the Klondike Highway), Klondike River (paralleled by the Klondike Highway), creek confluences (Leroy, Dognose, Gilcher, Goring, Germaine, Rabbit, Hunker, Rock, ... ) and gulches, Yukon River junction just above Dawson.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kluane Lake and Kluane River. Information.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kluane_Lake
https://www.google.com/search?q=Kluane+ ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kluane River. Online, Notes.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Route description: Burwash Landing (Alaska highway, on Kluane Lake) or Dalan campground, to Glacier Creek or Alaska highway.
Comment: Day trip, 30-36 km, significant ww.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/kluane/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kluane River. Alaska Highway to Donjek River junction. Notes.
Ed note: River was not paddled by the authors.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Burwash Landing on the Alaska Highway, Kluane Lake, Kluane River, Duke River confluence, Burwash Lake, CIII+ rapid, turn to north, Toshingermann Lakes, Swanson Creek confluence, Donjek River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Koidern River. Photos.
https://www.google.com/search?q=Koidern ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Koidern River. Between Alaska Highway bridges. Notes.
Ed note: River was not paddled by the authors.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Alaska Highway bridge, Koidern River (White River tributary), Long’s Creek confluence (alternate egress point), Pickhandle Lake, Wolverine Lake, Alaska Highway bridge.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kusawa River and Kusawa Lake. Information.
Tributary of the Takhini River and so of the Yukon River.
Ed note: Posted also in BC.
Ed note: Features are posted in the Madsen-Mather entry below.
Images of the Kusawa River.
https://www.google.ca/search?q=kusawa+r ... 66&bih=675
Kusawa Territorial Park, YT.
http://www.kusawapark.ca/assets/files/report-fish.pdf
http://www.kusawapark.ca/park/map/
http://www.env.gov.yk.ca/camping-parks/Kusawa.php
http://www.environmentyukon.ca/maps/vie ... /3/18/356/
Kusawa Lake, YT.
http://www.cabinfeveradventures.com/fam ... earea.html
http://www.nicolasdory.com/tag/kusawa-lake/
https://www.google.com/search?q=kusawa+ ... 66&bih=675
Kusawa Lake campground, YT.
http://www.env.gov.yk.ca/camping-parks/Kusawa.php
http://www.campscout.com/campground/YT0023/
http://www.kusawapark.ca/assets/files/r ... ources.pdf
http://www.yukonheritage.com/Sign/south ... alley.html
http://www.woodalls.com/campground/camp ... =RVCamping
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Kusawa River. Unnamed BC lake to Kusawa Lake YT. Notes.
Ed note: Posted also in BC.
Ed note: Serious ww river, CIV-V plus falls.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Float plane from Whitehorse to unnamed lake (from the write-up, almost certainly the BC lake at 59° 50' 5" N 136° 2' 55"; UTM 8V 441208 6633484; Topo 114P16), Kusawa River, Hendon River confluence (from same lake?), Kusawa Lake, float plane to Whitehorse or continue on the lake, Takhini River junction, Primrose River confluence; exit at the campground (road access); continuation down the Takhini River (Yukon River tributary) possible?
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Lapie River. Information.
Tributary of the Pelly River, entering it between Ross River (settlement) and Faro.
Ed note: Serious ww river.
http://canadacalling.ca/canoeing/lapie/lapie.html
http://www.flickr.com/photos/keithmwilliams/4443800246/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/keithmwilliams/4449847946/
https://www.google.com/search?q=lapie+r ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Lapie River. Guide.
Harris, Yvonne. A Guide to White Water Canoeing and Outdoor Cooking on Yukon's Lapie River. Publisher? Year?
Ed notes: Not read; I didn’t find it at Amazon; designation as Guide is solely from the title.
http://yvonneharris.com/
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Lapie River. Online, Notes.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Route description: South Canol Road to Ross River settlement.
Comment: Day trip, 10 km, serious ww.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/lapie/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Lapie River. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Three ww reaches off the South Canol Road.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Little Salmon River. Information.
Ed note: Tributary of the Yukon River.
Little Salmon Lake and campground.
https://www.google.com/search?q=little+ ... 66&bih=675
http://www.campscout.com/campground/YT0036/
Images.
https://www.google.com/search?q=little+ ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Little Salmon River. Little Salmon Lake to Yukon River junction. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Little Salmon Lake (campground, accessed from Robert Campbell Highway), Little Salmon River, creek confluences (Snowcap, Bearfeed), Yukon River junction and Little Salmon settlement.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

McQuesten River. Information.
Ed note: Tributary of the Stewart River.
http://visityukon.com/mcquestenriver.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_McQuesten
https://www.google.com/search?q=McQuest ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

McQuesten River. Mayo-Elsa area to Klondike Highway and Stewart River. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: South McQuesten River (from road off Mayo-Elsa road), creek confluences , North McQuesten River junction and start of the McQuesten River, Ortell’s Crossing, creek confluences (Johnson, Sunshine, Boulder, Forty Mile, Vancouver). Exit at the Klondike River bridge (2 km upstream from the Stewart River) or continue down the Stewart and the Yukon Rivers.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

McQuesten River (McQuesten Lake bis zum Klondike Highway) and Stewart River (McQuesten Lake bis Mayo). Guide.
Ed note: Not read; believed to be a Guide.
Allgeyer, Bernhard and Berthold Baumann.(2006). Available (only in German?) at
http://www.kanuverlag.de/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Morley River. Information.
Tributary of the Teslin River.
https://www.google.com/search?q=morley+ ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Morley River. Alaska Highway to Teslin Lake. Notes.
Ed note: Rapids up to and including CV.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Alaska Highway bridge, Morley River, Strawberry Creek confluence (egress), Hays Creek confluence, Morley Bay of Teslin Lake; egress by dirt road to the Alaska Highway.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Nisutlin River. Information.
Tributary of the Teslin River, flowing into Teslin Lake.
Nisutlin River Delta National Wildlife Area.
http://www.ec.gc.ca/ap-pa/default.asp?l ... 1521DFCD-1
http://www.yukoneh.com/southlakes/teslin/nisutlin.htm
http://www.ibacanada.com/site.jsp?siteID=YK003&lang=EN
Images.
https://www.google.com/search?q=nisutli ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Nisutlin River. Guide.
Ed note: Not read; believed to be a Guide.
Karpes, Gus. Exploring the Nisutlin River: Mile 40 South Canol Road to Teslin. Hancock House (1982).
Karpes, Gus. Der Nisutlin River. (1995). Available (in German) at
http://www.kanuverlag.de/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Nisutlin River. Guide.
Ed note: Not read; believed to be a Guide.
Rourke, Mike and Jocelyn. Rivers North Publications, Houston (2005).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Nisutlin River. Canol Road to Teslin. Online, Notes, Photos.
Author: Christian Roux.
http://translate.google.com/#fr|en|
http://www.cgrizz.com/nisutlin/nisut0.htm
http://www.cgrizz.com/nisutlin/yallernisut.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Nisutlin River. South Canol Road to Teslin. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Access from two points, the Rose River bridge and another point on the South Canol Road; Nisutlin River, creek confluences (Hundred Mile, Cottonwood, Sidney, Thirtymile), Wolf River confluence, Colwell Bay of Teslin Lake, Teslin.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Nisutlin River. Canol Road to Teslin. Online, Map.
Ed note: Map only.
Source: Every Trail.
Author: _mel_ .
Route description (“87 miles”): Canol Road (southeast from Quiet Lake) to Teslin.
Title at source: yukon.
http://www.everytrail.com/view_trip.php?trip_id=1401157
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Overland Route to the South Nahanni River. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Bridge on the North Canol Road, down the South Macmillan River, up a stream, down to the Ross River and up it, portage to the Moose Ponds.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Pelly River. Information.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pelly_River
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/top ... elly-River
http://www.riversnorthonline.com/the-books/pelly-river
http://travelyukon.com/about-yukon/yuko ... y-crossing
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pelly_Crossing,_Yukon
http://travelyukon.com/about-yukon/yuko ... ross-river
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faro,_Yukon
http://www.faroyukon.ca/
https://www.google.com/search?q=pelly+r ... 66&bih=675
Water Office Canada. Pelly River at Pelly Crossing.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=09BC001
Water Office Canada. Pelly River at Ross River.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=09BC002
Water Office Canada. Pelly River below Fortin Creek.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=09BA002
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Pelly River. Features.
... , Woodside River confluence (from Pelly Lakes, lake and settlement), outlet from Fortin Lake, Slate Rapids, creek confluences (Campbell, Mink), Hoole River confluence (access point from Robert Campbell Highway), creek confluences (Starr, Horton), Hoole Canyon and Million Dollar Falls (portage!), Blackfox Bend, Ketza River confluence, Ross River confluence, Ross River settlement (access/egress), Lapie River confluence, creek confluences (Danger, Grew), Orchay River confluence, creek confluences (Excell, Blind, Buttle), Faro (access/egress), Anvil Creek confluence, Little Fish Hook Rapids, Big Fish Hook Rapids, Glenlyon River confluence, creek confluences (Fishook, Hodder?), Tay River confluence, creek confluences (Little Sheep, Harvey), Earn River confluence, Tummel River confluence, Macmillan River confluence, Granite Canyon, Needlerock Creek confluence, Klondike Highway and Pelly Crossing (access/egress), Gull Rocks and Grayling Creek confluence, Mooseskin Rock, creek confluences (Caribou, Crosby, Benot), Yukon River junction (between Hellsgate Rapid and Fort Selkirk).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Pelly River. Guide.
Ed note: Believed to be a Guide.
Rourke, Mike. Rivers North Publications, Houston (1995).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Pelly River. Hoole River bridge to Yukon River junction; via Ross River, Faro and Pelly Crossing. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Hoole River bridge on the Robert Campbell Highway, Pelly River features, Yukon River junction (between Hellsgate Rapid and Fort Selkirk).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Pelly River. Faro to Pelly Crossing. Online, Notes, Photos.
Author: Christian Roux.
http://translate.google.com/#fr|en|
http://www.cgrizz.com/pelly/pelly0.htm
http://www.cgrizz.com/pelly/yallerpelly.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Pelly River and Yukon River. Pelly Lakes to Dawson. Online, Journal.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Author: Al Ekholm.
ALLAN: Edit Route description (features).
Route description (14 days, 916 km): Pelly Lakes and Inconnu Lodge outpost (by float plane from Finlayson Lake), Pelly River Features, Yukon River junction and Features, Dawson.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/pelly/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Primrose River. Information and Features.
Ed note: Serious ww river; rapids information from Madsen-Mather.
https://www.google.com/search?q=primros ... 66&bih=675
Features.
Primrose Lake (by float plane), Johns Lake outflow, Rose Creek confluence, Rose Lake, Primrose Falls, Primrose Canyon (CIII, ... , CV), rapids (CIII-CV), Sandpiper Creek confluence, Kusawa Lake, 12 km, Kusawa Lake campground.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Primrose River. Primrose Lake to Kusawa Lake. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Rose River. Information.
Tributary of the Nisutlin River.
https://www.google.com/search?q=rose+ri ... 66&bih=675
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Rose River. Canol Road bridges to Nisutlin River. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Put-ins and take-outs at six Canol Road bridges over the Rose; river may be blocked between the lower two; continuation possible to and down the Nisutlin River.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Ross River. Information and Features.
Ed note: Both settlement and river.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ross_River,_Yukon
http://travelyukon.com/about-yukon/yuko ... ross-river
http://www.rossriver.yk.net/indexmain.html
http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/city/pag ... ric_e.html
https://www.google.com/search?q=ross+ri ... 66&bih=675
Features.
Ed note: Rapids information from Madsen-Mather.
Itsi Lakes (by float plane), John Lake, Sheldon Lake (access from Hwy 6), Field Lake, Lewis Lake, Prevost River confluence, Prevost Canyon (CIII in and after), Otter Creek confluence, ledge, Big Timber Creek confluence, False Canyon, Pelly River junction and Ross River settlement.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Ross River. Itsi Lakes to Pelly River junction. Notes.
Ed note: River was not paddled by the authors.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Ross River. Guide.
Ed note: Believed to be a Guide.
Coverage: Sheldon Lake to Ross River settlement.
Rourke, Mike and Jocelyn. Rivers North Publications, Houston (2005).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Ross River. Sheldon Lake bis Ross River. Guide.
Ed note: Not read; believed to be a Guide.
Allgeyer, Bernhard. (1999). Available (only in German?) at
http://www.kanuverlag.de/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Macmillan River. Information and Features.
Tributary of the Pelly River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macmillan_River
https://www.google.com/search?q=macmill ... 66&bih=675
Features.
Start at junction of the North and South MacMillan Rivers, Armstrong, Moose River confluence, Kalzas River confluence, Pelly River junction (above Granite Canyon and Needlerock Creek).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

South Macmillan River and Macmillan River. North Canol Road to Pelly River junction. Guide.
Ed note: Believed to be a Guide.
Rourke, Mike. Rivers North Publications, Houston (1996).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

South Macmillan River and Macmillan River. Macmillan Pass area to Pelly River junction. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Ed note: Bridge numbering is unclear.
Route description: “First” bridge (North Canol Road), rapids, “second” bridge (near “vehicle graveyard”), ... , Riddell River confluence, North Macmillan River junction and start of the Macmillan River, Macmillan River Features.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

South Macmillan River, Macmillan River, Pelly River and Yukon River. To Dawson. Online, Journal, Photos
Source: Private site.
Author: unknown.
Route description: Shuttle from Whitehorse to abandoned VW bus, ... , Armstrong Landing, side trip to Hidden lake, ... , Dawson.
Title at source: South Macmillan.
http://www.paddler.nl/trips-south-macmillan.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

South Macmillan River, Macmillan River, Pelly River. To Pelly Crossing. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: Private site.
Author: Claus Gregor.
Route description: South Macmillan River at bridge No 2, bridge No 1, North Macmillan River junction and start of Macmillan River, Pelly River to Pelly Crossing.
http://www.claus-gregor.de/privhome/macmil.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

South Macmillan River, Macmillan River and Pelly River. North Canol Road to Pelly Crossing.. Guide.
Ed note: Not read, only believed to be a Guide.
Allgeyer, Bernhard. (1999). Available (likely only in German) at
http://www.kanuverlag.de/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Stewart River. Information.
Wikipedia.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stewart_River
Video and images.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YQ-Bls2BmbY
https://www.google.com/search?q=stewart ... 66&bih=675
Water Office Canada. Stewart River near Mayo.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=09DC006
Water Office Canada. Stewart River at the mouth.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=09DD003
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Stewart River. Features.
... , Nadaleen River confluence, Beaver River confluence, Seven Mile Canyon, Lansing River confluence, Hess River confluence, Wilson Slough, Rockfork Creek confluence, Nogold Creek confluence, Five Mile Rapid, Three Mile Rapid, Fraser Falls, creek confluences (Watson, Two Buttes, Williamson, Janet), Big Island, Mayo (access/egress), Mayo River confluence, Talbot Creek confluence, U Slough, Devils Elbow, Silver Trail, Stewart Crossing (access/egress), creek confluences (Airstrip, Parallel, Reverse, Moose), New Crossing, Ash Bend , Stirling Bend, Diversion Creek confluence, McQuesten River confluence, creek confluences (Partridge, Clear, Gravel, Pigue, Independence, Lake, Valley, Rosebud, Deep, Porcupine, Black Hills, Maisy May, Scroggie, Barker, Telford, Copper, Simmons, Three Kings, Tenderfoot), Yukon River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Stewart River and Yukon River. Fraser Falls to Dawson. Guide.
Rourke, Mike and Jocelyn. Rivers North Publications (2012).
Ed note: Slideshow and further information at
http://www.riversnorthonline.com/the-bo ... wart-river
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Stewart River. Hess River confluence to Yukon River junction. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Hess River confluence, Stewart River features, Yukon River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Stewart River and Yukon River, to Dawson. Online, Notes, Photos.
Access: several points are given; the one used is not specified.
Author: Christian Roux.
http://translate.google.com/#fr|en|
http://www.cgrizz.com/stewart/stewart0.htm
http://www.cgrizz.com/stewart/yallerstewart.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Takhini River. Information and Features.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takhini_River
http://www.trailpeak.com/trail-Takhini- ... se-YT-4902
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jCZJkFMqaSo
https://www.google.com/search?q=takhini ... 66&bih=675
http://www.takhinihotsprings.com/activities.html
Features.
Kusawa Lake, Mendenhall Landing, Alaska Highway crossing, past settlement of Takhini, Yukon River junction (between Whitehorse and Lake Laberge)
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Takhini River. Online, Notes.
Source: Kayak Yukon Library.
Author: Jillian Rogers.
Newspaper article. Yukon News, 4 August 1999.
Access and egress points not given. Significant ww. No river information.
Entry is made in the hope that more content will be added.
http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/takhini/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Takhini River. Kusawa Lake to Mendenhall Landing. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Kusawa Lake, Takhini River, “Jaws of Death” (not at Toporama), Mendenhall Landing.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin and Teslin River. Information and Features.
Settlement of Teslin.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teslin,_Yukon
http://www.teslin.ca/
http://southernlakesyukon.com/teslin.html
http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/city/pag ... ric_e.html
Settlement of Teslin River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teslin_River,_Yukon
Johnson's Crossing.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnsons_Crossing,_Yukon
http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review ... Yukon.html
https://www.google.com/search?q=johnson ... 66&bih=675
Teslin River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teslin_River
http://www.riversnorthonline.com/the-books/teslin-river
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MZ7VAtzA8Y8
https://www.google.com/search?q=teslin+ ... 66&bih=675
Features.
Unnamed lake (BC), Kedahda River confluence, past Hyland Lake, Hutsigola Lake, Charlie Cole Creek confluence, Teslin Lake (Hayes River confluence, Jennings River confluence, Swift River confluence, Gladys River confluence, YT boundary, Morley Bay and Morley River confluence, Nisultlin Bay Inlet and Nisultlin River confluence, Teslin and Alaska Highway), Johnson's Crossing and Canol Road, ... , Hundred Mile Creek confluence, Swift River (another one) confluence, Mary River confluence, Boswell River confluence, Indian River confluence and Roaring Bull Rapids, Teslin Crossing, Mason Landing, Yukon River junction near Hootalinqua.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River. Johnson’s Crossing to Yukon River junction. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Johnson’s Crossing, Teslin River Features, Yukon River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River. Guide.
Ed note: Not read; believed to be a Guide.
Karpes, Gus. The Teslin River: Johnson’s Crossing to Hootalinqua, Canada. KUGH Enterprises, Whitehorse (1994).
Karpes, Gus. Der Teslin River. (1995). Available (in German) at
http://www.kanuverlag.de/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Guide.
Ed note: Not read; believed to be a Guide.
Rourke, Mike. Johnson’s Crossing to Carmacks. Rivers North Publications, Houston (1996).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Johnson’s Crossing to Dawson. Online, Notes, Photos.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Yukon Forum.
Author: littleredcanoe.
Route description: Johnson’s Crossing, Teslin River Features, Yukon River Features, Dawson.
Title at source: Teslin and Yukon Rivers- 13 days in a working wilderness.
Part 1: Johnson’s Crossing to Carmacks – 6 days.
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 22&t=40698
Part 2: Yukon and Teslin Rivers July 27-Aug7 part 2 Carmacks-Dawson.
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 22&t=40700
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Johnson's Crossing to Dawson. Online, Journal.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Yukon Forum.
Author: scouter Joe.
Route description: Johnson's Crossing, Teslin River Features, Yukon River junction and Features, Dawson.
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... f=11&t=301
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Johnson's Crossing to Carmacks. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Yukon Forum.
Author: marcjboudreau.
Title at source: Teslin River - A Paddle in the Terror-tories! -Now with pics.
Route description: Johnson's Crossing, Teslin River Features, Yukon River Features, Carmacks (Coal Mine campground).
CCR thread.
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 22&t=37409
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Johnson’s Crossing to Carmacks. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: Private site and Canadian Canoe Routes, Yukon Forum.
Author: blucruisin.
Route description: Johnson's Crossing, Yukon River junction and Features, Carmacks.
Title at source: Teslin and Yukon Rivers – August 26 to September 2, 2010.
CCR thread.
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 22&t=36670
Report and photos.
http://www.clubtread.com/sforum/default.asp?CAT_ID=9
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Johnson's Crossing to Dawson. Notes.
Thomas, Alister. Canada’s Best Canoe Routes.. Boston Mills Press, Erin (2001).
Author: Kirk Wipper.
Route description: Johnson's Crossing, Teslin River Features, Yukon River Features, Dawson.
Title at source: Yukon River: Finding the Real Gold.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Johnson's Crossing to Coal Mine campsite. Online, Journal, Photos.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Yukon Forum.
Author: Ted.
Route description: Johnson's Crossing, Teslin River features, Hootalinqua and Yukon River junction, Yukon River features, Coal Mine Campsite.
Title at source: Ted's solo trip on the Teslin August 2013.
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 22&t=41946
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Teslin to Dawson. Online, Information, Photos.
Author: Christian Roux.
Route description: Teslin, Teslin River Features, Yukon River junction and Features, Dawson.
http://translate.google.com/#fr|en|
http://www.cgrizz.com/teslin/teslin0.htm
http://www.cgrizz.com/teslin/yallerteslin.htm
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Johnson’s Crossing to Carmacks. Online, Notes, Photos.
Source: paddling.net
Author: lackge.
Route description: Johnson’s Crossing, Teslin River Features, Yukon River junction and Features, Carmacks.
http://www.paddling.net/places/showReport.html?2204
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Teslin River and Yukon River. Guides.
Webster, Len.
Teslin River Guide. Johnson’s Crossing - Carmacks.
Teslin River Guide. Johnson’s Crossing - Dawson City.
http://bcyukonadventures.com/yukon-river-guidebooks/
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Watson River. Information.
Flows into Bennett Lake, a few km west of Carcross.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0_-hwE5YJI
http://www.flickr.com/photos/7935311@N02/469582039/
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Watson River. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: CII-III day trip from Spirit Lake area to Bennett Lake and Carcross.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Wheaton River. Information.
Flows into Bennett Lake, about 10 km west of Carcross.
https://www.google.com/search?q=wheaton ... 66&bih=675
Water Office Canada. Wheaton River near Carcross.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=09AA012
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Wheaton River. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
Route description: Annie Lake Road, lower Wheaton bridge, Bennett Lake and Carcross.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

White River. Information and Features.
Tributary of the Yukon River.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_River_%28Yukon%29
https://www.google.com/search?q=white+r ... 66&bih=675
Water Office Canada. White River at km 1881.6 Alaska Highway.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/graph/g ... tn=09CB001
Features.
Alaska Highway west of Koidern, White River, Koidern River confluence, creek confluences (Sanpete, Dry, Snag, Ten Mile), Donjek River confluence, creek confluences (Caledonia, Hungry, Home, Green, Kennebec, Moose, Flat, Big, Katrina, Mickey, Seven Mile, Wolf), Ladue River confluence, creek confluences (Eighteen Mile, Twelvemile), Yukon River junction.
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

White River. Alaska Highway to Yukon River junction. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Wolf River. Information and Features.
Tributary of the Nisutlin River, joining it just upstream from Nisutlin Bay of Teslin Lake and the settlement of Teslin.
http://www.cabinfeveradventures.com/cus ... swolf.html
https://www.google.com/search?q=wolf+ri ... 66&bih=675
Features.
Major source was Madsen-Mather. Wolf Lake by float plane, Wolf River, outlet from Leaf Lake, Red River confluence, outlet from Fish Lake, English Creek confluence, Caribou Creek confluence, rapids, falls, more rapids, Nisultin River junction (continuation to Nisultin Bay, Teslin settlement and Teslin Lake).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Wolf River. Online, Notes.
Source: Kayak Yukon library.
Author: Yvonne Harris.
Newspaper article: Trapped on the Wolf River in Yukon News, 1 August 2000.
Route description: Wolf Lake, Wolf River, Red River confluence, Caribou Creek confluence, bad dump, helicopter evacuation. The lower part of the river was not paddled. http://www.kayak.yk.ca/html/rivers/wolf/index.html
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

Wolf River and Nisutlin River. Wolf Lake to Teslin Lake. Notes.
Madsen, Ken and Peter Mather. A Guide to Paddling in the Yukon. Primrose Publishing (Caribou Commons Project), Whitehorse (2004).
This entry was written by Allan Jacobs.

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